Is BA.5 the Most Infectious COVID-19 Omicron Subvariant Yet?
The latest omicron variant strain, BA.5, has some experts calling it the worst version of the virus. It's due to BA.5 evading antibodies from vaccines and previous infections. Some people are powering through their diagnosis armed with pain relievers, a bottle of water, an inhaler and a thermometer to work from home. However, experts say, if you are showing symptoms of COVID-19, don't try to power through it — the most important thing is rest.